Chiropractors practice a manual approach, providing diagnosis, treatment and preventive care for disorders related to the spine, pelvis, nervous system and joints.
Chiropractors use a combination of treatments, all of which are predicated on the specific needs of the individual patient. After taking a complete history and diagnosing a patient, a chiropractor can develop and carry out a comprehensive treatment/management plan, recommend therapeutic exercise and other non-invasive therapies.
Physiotherapy is the science-based treatment of injury, disease, and disorders through physical methods; such as exercise, massage, manipulation, and other treatments.
Physiotherapy promotes movement, helps ease pain, and restores physical functions. Physiotherapists specialize in assessing a client’s condition and creating a specific treatment plan focused on each individual’s goals.
Physiotherapy takes a ‘whole person’ approach to health and wellbeing.
Registered Massage therapy is the manipulation of the soft tissues of the body to promote health, to rehabilitate, to relax, to prevent dysfunction, or to relieve pain. This direct, hands-on treatment has a therapeutic effect on the neuromuscular, circulatory and hormonal systems of the body.
A massage therapist will develop a personal treatment plan based on the client’s individual case history and physical assessment. Using a variety of modern and well-established massage techniques.